Program Category: Venturing


Scout Night with the IceHogs

Scout Night with the IceHogs

Published on October 11th, 2023

Join the Rockford IceHogs for the Blackhawk Area Council Scouts Night on Saturday, December 16, 7:00 p.m. Discounted tickets are available for your Troop and families for a fun night with the IceHogs as we honor Scouts.

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2023/24 Blackhawk Area Council OKPIK Training

2023/24 Blackhawk Area Council OKPIK Training

Published on October 10th, 2023

Registration ends 11/10! This program covers the preparation and techniques needed to ensure a successful, safe, and fun cold weather camping experience. 

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Wood Badge 2024

Wood Badge 2024

Published on October 9th, 2023

Every Scout deserves a trained leader! We expect the best from our Scouts, and they should expect no less from us. Leadership is a key to a great Scouting program. To provide this leadership we as Scouters need to have the right tools and resources. Wood Badge is the answer to helping you in all […]

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Unit Charter Renewal Information

Unit Charter Renewal Information

Published on October 8th, 2023

If at any time you are experiencing difficulty completing your Charter Renewal, please contact the Council Office at 815.397.0210 and you will be connected with your local staff member for assistance. Ready to get started? Internet Rechartering How do we access Online Rechartering? Click here for Internet Advancement to access rechartering. You must be a […]

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Friends of Scouting

Friends of Scouting

Published on February 21st, 2022

FOS, or Friends of Scouting, is the council-level annual giving campaign. In most councils, Friends of Scouting represents the council’s largest source of income.

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